Lisa Lyon was the first woman bodybuilding champion in 1979, becoming a symbol of the new woman of the 80s: strong, muscular, athletic. The 1983 black and white photo book by Robert Mapplethorpe, Lady: Lisa Lyon, explores the many facets of a woman's body and soul. In 1983 Lisa models the clothes by Gregory Poe, a direct descendant of writer Edgar Allan Poe. Lisa Lyon, first woman bodybuilding champion in 1979, models clothes by Gregory Poe. Los Angeles 1983. Ektachrome. 1983.